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The Burden of Peripheral Artery Occlusion Disease and Associated Factors in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified August 2005 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00173602
First Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted: December 3, 2007
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Information provided by:
National Taiwan University Hospital
  Purpose
The investigators want to evaluate the burden of peripheral artery occlusion disease in Taiwan peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients by using ankle-brachial pressure index (ABI) and toe-brachial pressure index (TBI). Furthermore, the investigators hope to demonstrate the possible casual factors of peripheral artery occlusion disease (PAOD) in PD patients.

Condition
Peripheral Vascular Diseases

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: The Burden of Peripheral Artery Occlusion Disease and Associated Factors in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

Further study details as provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 200
Study Start Date: September 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2007
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Receive stable peritoneal dialysis patients for more than 3 months

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Active infection, malignancy and recent hospitalization
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00173602


Locations
Taiwan
National Taiwan University Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan
Contact: Chih-Kang Chiang, MD    +886-2-23123456 ext 9802381    ckchiang@ha.mc.ntu.edu.tw   
Principal Investigator: Chih-Kang Chiang, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Chih-Kang Chiang, MD National Taiwan University Hospital
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00173602     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9461700811
First Submitted: September 12, 2005
First Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted: December 3, 2007
Last Verified: August 2005

Keywords provided by National Taiwan University Hospital:
Peritoneal Dialysis

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vascular Diseases
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Cardiovascular Diseases
Atherosclerosis
Arteriosclerosis
Arterial Occlusive Diseases